Manogue girls down Damonte, advance to North final
It took 10 years but the Bishop Manogue girls basketball team earned a state tournament berth. The Miners state tourney invitation comes on the heels of the Miners picking up a 40-30 win over Damonte Ranch in a DI North Region semifinal played Thursday night at Spanish Springs High School.
Spanish Springs bounces Carson, advances to regional semifinal
The Spanish Springs boys basketball team had never won a playoff game on its home court. In two previous tries the Cougars were 0-2. That all changed Wednesday night as Spanish Springs surged in the fourth period to pull away from visiting Carson and capture a 50-40 victory in a DI North Region quarterfinal playoff.
Local youth baseball club wins tournament
The Reno-Sparks 9u Muckdogs team won its first tournament championship of the season last weekend. The team, which has been playing together since Labor Day weekend last year, had six players on its roster who hail from the Sparks-Spanish Spring area.
Desert Fox rips at Sahwave
NIGHTINGALE - Area racing started this weekend as the Trail Blazers Motorcycle Club staged the 16th annual Sahwave Hare and Hound event to start the MRANN's (Motorcycle Racing Association of Northern Nevada) season. The event drew 126 riders for Sunday and a veteran scored the first overall victory of the season.
Raiders outlast Cougars in emotional rivalry hoops meeting
For much of the High Desert League boys basketball season it looked like Friday's regular season finale between Spanish Springs and Reed might have a conference championship on the line. It didn't quite work out that way but you wouldn't have known it based on the intensity of players and coaches and a raucous playoff-like atmosphere that permeated Reed's Paul Kautz gymnasium.
Ciesynski signs at Nevada
Reed’s Aubrie Ciesynski held a national letter of intent signing ceremony Wednesday afternoon at Reed to declare her intentions to play DI soccer in her back yard at Nevada.